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Painting & Decorating Level 2 Diploma at Walsall College

Course description

A full time Level 2 programme that will develop your existing skills and knowledge in painting and decorating. This programme includes some excellent opportunities to gain work experience and will also provide a firm foundation for progression to Level 3 or a construction apprenticeship.

This craft level qualification is suitable for people wishing to gain the necessary skills to work in the Painting & Decorating industry. This craft level qualification will provide you with all the required skills to operate at Level 2 Diploma standards within the painting & decorating industry. The course has been specifically developed for delivery in a training environment using simulated conditions that cover a wide range of skills used throughout the industry.

There are great opportunities to gain valuable work experience, whether with an established local contractor or working on projects within the community. These such projects are not only valuable to gain an insight into the everyday life of a decorator, but they help worthwhile local charities to improve their facilities and environment of their properties.

Entry requirements

4 GCSE’s at Grades D to G (including a curriculum-related subject). Or successful completion of Level 1 related qualification


Unit knowledge tests, synoptic tests assessing practical ability and external online multi choice test.

Future opportunities

Progression to Level 3 or a Construction Apprenticeship will be based upon a satisfactory reference from your L2 Personal Tutor to include professional attitude, attendance, punctuality and performance.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Walsall College directly.

Last updated date: 10 August 2016
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